The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank - 41 35
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 0 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 3.04% 5.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.41% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Average salary - £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +21.05%
Security Testing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
317 264 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 88.55% 89.19% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 248 221 205
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,550 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Peterborough region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in Peterborough

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
4 3 (27.27%) Qualys
4 3 (27.27%) F#
4 3 (27.27%) Sahi
4 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) WATIR
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) Jenkins

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Sahi
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
2 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
2 3 (27.27%) WATIR
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Bug Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Qualys
2 1 (9.09%) Rapid7
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft